Posts Tagged ‘Batavia Lady Bulldogs Volleyball’

Batavia volleyball swept by Indian Hill

By Garth Shanklin Sports Editor The Batavia Bulldogs haven’t exactly had the best season on the hardwood this fall. Heading into the team’s sectional-tournament opening match against Indian Hill on Monday, Oct. 17, the squad had won just three games on the season. Head Coach Erika Thomas, in her first year with the program, said [ Read More ]

Volleyball roundup: Lady Wildcats nearing conference perfection

By Garth Shanklin Sports Editor The Williamsburg Lady Wildcats are one step closer to accomplishing their goal of a perfect run through the Southern Buckeye Athletic and Academic Conference. On Oct. 4, the team rolled to a 25-11, 25-12, 25-6 victory over the Georgetown Lady G-Men. That same night, Goshen defeated Batavia 25-21, 25-7, 25-16. [ Read More ]

Volleyball sectional tournament matchups announced

By Garth Shanklin Sports Editor The Southwest District Athletic Board announced girls’ volleyball first-round matchups on Sunday, Oct. 9, 2016. In Division I, Milford will begin play Kings at Lakota East on Tuesday, Oct. 18 at 7:30. Should the Lady Eagles advance, the team will earn a matchup at Talawanda on Thursday, Oct. 20 at [ Read More ]

Volleyball roundup: Lady Lions control own destiny

By Garth Shanklin Sports Editor Entering the final two weeks of regular-season play, the New Richmond Lady Lions have set themselves up for back-to-back conference championships. The team currently sports an undefeated 6-0 record in the league, 1.5 games ahead of Western Brown. Before they could add to that lead, the team had to endure [ Read More ]

Volleyball roundup: Lady Lions fall to Williamsburg

By Garth Shanklin Sports Editor As teams in the Southern Buckeye Athletic and Academic Conference prepare for the second trip through their division, a few are battling out-of-conference foes. Division play ended last week, though early on the teams were still battling for division control. On Sept. 13, Batavia rallied from a 2-1 deficit to [ Read More ]

Volleyball roundup: Lady Wildcats move up to first

By Garth Shanklin Sports Editor After taking the Labor Day holiday off last week, volleyball teams across the county returned to action on Tuesday, Sept. 6. Williamsburg earned a three-set sweep over Blanchester, 25-14, 25-13, 25-10. Clermont Northeastern swept Bethel-Tate 25-15, 25-10, 25-20 and Western Brown took three sets from Batavia by scores of 26-24, [ Read More ]

Volleyball roundup: New Richmond remains unbeaten

By Garth Shanklin Sports Editor As the season enters the second week, several local volleyball teams are starting to get into a winning groove. Milford earned their first win of the season on Aug. 23 with a four-set victory over Sycamore. The Eagles won the first set 25-20, then dropped the second 25-17. They won [ Read More ]

Lady Bulldogs looking to build community pride

By Garth Shanklin Sports Editor The Batavia Lady Bulldogs won 14 games last season, including a postseason match, and now enter 2016 looking to build on that success. They will do so under a new head coach, with Erica Thomas taking over in July to replace Kim McCarty. While Thomas has not been with the [ Read More ]


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